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CWL Test & Evaluation Engineer (555494)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering

Job Description

Progeny has an opening for a Test Engineer in Manassas, Virginia. The selected candidate will join a highly talented team responsible for developing the state of the art Common Weapon Launcher (CWL) for the US Submarine Navy. The team is responsible for the test, evaluation, and design verification of the system under development. Additionally the team ensures functional and technical specifications and standards are met, as well as investigate software/hardware interface problems. Additional responsibilities include developing/modifying test plans, test procedures, and test reports. While this position will mostly have regular business hours, some overtime hours and travel will be required.

Duties & Responsibilities

Analyze current requirements documentation to develop methods and descriptions for validating requirements through test and other means

Assist in the development of new test engineering documentation such as test planning documents, test procedures and test reports

Participate in various technical and program meetings on a weekly basis

Responsible for the configuration, installation and maintenance of the organization's equipment, components, devices and systems

Conduct Informal and Formal Tests as required to validate all planned testable requirements

Communicate project/program issues to management, as necessary

Install and checkout CWL hardware and software as well as provide test support at other East Coast testing sites


Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills

Working knowledge of AN/BYG-1 & Weapons Launch Consoles is desired

Navy experience as a Fire Control Technician or similar is desired

Network troubleshooting experience is a plus

Current DoD clearance is a plus


B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, System Engineering or a minimum of 5 years of Submarine Combat Control Weapon System experience is required.

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)



Posted: 2021-06-29 Expires: 2021-07-30
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